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HMS Loch Fada
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HMS Loch Fada |
Laid Down : 8th June 1943
Launched : 14th December 1943
Completed : 10th April 1944
Type : Frigate
Class : Loch
Builder : John Brown
Country : UK
Pennants : F390, K390
Fate : Sold for scrap 21st May 1970.
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HMS Loch Fada, July 1947.
HMS Loch Fada, February 1970.
Timeline Entries :
8th June 1943 - Laid down at John Brown Shipbuilding & Engineering Company Ltd. (Clydebank, Scotland)
14th December 1943 - Launched
14th December 1943 - Pennant K390
4th February 1944 - Lt.Cdr. Benjamin Andrew Rogers, RD, RNR Assumed Command
10th April 1944 - Commissioned
31st July 1944 - Assisted in sinking U-736
31st July 1944 - Assisted in sinking U-333
9th August 1944 - Assisted in sinking U-608
11th August 1944 - Assisted in sinking U-385
27th February 1945 - Assisted in sinking U-1018
27th February 1945 - Assisted in sinking U-327
3rd September 1945 - Lt.Cdr. Benjamin Andrew Rogers, RD, RNR Relinquished Command
3rd September 1945 - T/Cdr. Rupert Henry Marchington, RNVR Assumed Command
1st December 1945 - T/Cdr. Rupert Henry Marchington, RNVR Relinquished Command
12th March 1956 - Sailed Mombasa
14th March 1956 - Arrived Mahe, Seychelles
17th August 1956 - Arrived Umm Said with two platoons of Marines
2nd April 1958 - Stood by burnt out ship Skaubryn in the Indian Ocean
2nd June 1958 - In the Firth of Forth
22nd July 1964 - Took part in a training film in Persian Gulf
1965 - 24th Escort Squadron
27th October 1967 - Decommissioned
28th May 1970 - Arrived at Faslane to be scrapped
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Last edited : 18:19, April 2, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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